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Jade in Ancient Costa Rica (Jones)

Jade in Ancient Costa Rica (New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, c1998), ed. by Julie Jones, contrib. by Mark Miller Graham, Juan Vincente Guerrero M., Michael J. Snarskis, and Zulay Soto Mendez (page images and PDF at Metropolitan Museum of … Continue reading

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Karamzin’s Memoir on Ancient and Modern Russia (Karamzin)

Karamzin’s Memoir on Ancient and Modern Russia: A Translation and Analysis (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, c2005), by Nikolaĭ Mikhaĭlovich Karamzin, ed. by Richard Pipes (page images at HathiTrust) New Online Books http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/005095277

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Freemasonry and The Ancient Gods (Ward)

Freemasonry and The Ancient Gods (London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co., 1921), by J. S. M. Ward (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) New Online Books http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/011597255

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Conservation of Ancient Sites on the Silk Road (Agnew)

Conservation of Ancient Sites on the Silk Road: Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Conservation of Grotto Sites (Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute, 2010), ed. by Neville Agnew (page images and PDF with commentary at getty.edu and Google) … Continue reading

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Metallography and Microstructure of Ancient and Historic Metals (Scott)

Metallography and Microstructure of Ancient and Historic Metals (Marina del Rey, CA: Getty Conservation Institute and Archetype Books, c1991), by David A. Scott (page images and PDF with commentary at getty.edu and Google) New Online Books http://www.getty.edu/publications/virtuallibrary/0892361956.html

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Levirate Marriage and the Family in Ancient Judaism (Weisberg)

Levirate Marriage and the Family in Ancient Judaism (Waltham, MA: Brandeis University Press, c2009), by Dvora E. Weisberg (PDF with commentary at Brandeis) New Online Books http://hdl.handle.net/10192/26070

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A Latin Lover in Ancient Rome (Johnson)

A Latin Lover in Ancient Rome: Readings in Propertius and His Genre (Columbus: Ohio State University Press, c2009), by W. R. Johnson (PDF at Ohio State) New Online Books http://hdl.handle.net/1811/36366

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A Collection of Ancient Documents Respecting the Office of Master of the Revels, and Other Papers Relating to the Early English Theatre, From the Original Manuscripts Formerly in the Haslewood Collection (Halliwell-Phillipps)

A Collection of Ancient Documents Respecting the Office of Master of the Revels, and Other Papers Relating to the Early English Theatre, From the Original Manuscripts Formerly in the Haslewood Collection (London: Printed by T. Richards, 1870), ed. by J. … Continue reading

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Extracts, Describing the Ancient Manner of Placing the Kingdom in Military Array; The Various Modes of Defence Adopted for its Safety in Periods of Danger; and The Evidence of Foreigners as to the National Character and Personal Bravery of the English (Gunn)

Extracts, Describing the Ancient Manner of Placing the Kingdom in Military Array; The Various Modes of Defence Adopted for its Safety in Periods of Danger; and The Evidence of Foreigners as to the National Character and Personal Bravery of the … Continue reading

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Ancient Burying-Grounds of the Town of Waterbury, Connecticut, Together With Other Records of Church and Town (Prichard)

Ancient Burying-Grounds of the Town of Waterbury, Connecticut, Together With Other Records of Church and Town (Waterbury: Mattatuck Historical Society, 1917), ed. by Katharine A. Prichard (stable link) New Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book//lookupid?key=olbp64721

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Some Glimpses of Occultism, Ancient and Modern (Leadbeater)

Some Glimpses of Occultism, Ancient and Modern (third edition; Los Angeles: Theosophical Pub. House, 1919), by C. W. Leadbeater (page images at HathiTrust) New Online Books http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009795116

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Children of Ancient Egypt (Lamprey)

Children of Ancient Egypt (Boston: Little, Brown, and Co., 1928), by Louise Lamprey, illust. by Margaret Freeman (page images at HathiTrust) New Online Books http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009926762

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Prospectus of a New Translation of the Holy Bible, From Corrected Texts of the Originals, Compared with Ancient Versions; With Various Readings, Explanatory Notes, and Critical Observations (Geddes)

Prospectus of a New Translation of the Holy Bible, From Corrected Texts of the Originals, Compared with Ancient Versions; With Various Readings, Explanatory Notes, and Critical Observations (Glasgow: Printed for the author, 1786), by Alexander Geddes (multiple formats at archive.org) … Continue reading

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Mastercraftsmen of Ancient Peru (Sawyer)

Mastercraftsmen of Ancient Peru (New York: Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, 1968), by Alan R. Sawyer (stable link) New Online Books http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book//lookupid?key=olbp60487

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Along the Ancient Silk Routes (Härtel)

Along the Ancient Silk Routes: Central Asian Art from the West Berlin State Museums (New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, ca. 1982), by Herbert Härtel and Marianne Yaldiz (page images and PDF with commentary at metmuseum.org and Google) New Online … Continue reading

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